What is pain? Plotinus the ancient philosopher once wrote that “pain was the soul calling itself back to itself.” What do you think pain is? The term means something different to everyone. Pain takes many forms: physical, mental, and emotional. Pain signifies loss of some kind. We feel mentally estranged from ourselves or emotionally separated […]Read more "From Pain to Passion"
I have been practicing with a meditation by Dr. Joe Dispenza called “Love the Life You Love.” It is all based in heart-centered gratitude and awakening the power of our hearts. I am finding this meditation very life-enforcing and helpful on my journey to fully express my gifts and living the life I love fully. […]Read more "Heart-Centered Living"
It is becoming very obvious to me that I need to become comfortable in the the unknown even though it feels uncomfortable. Can we feel comfortable being uncomfortable? What does it mean to feel comfortable? “Free from stress and anxiety…secure…feeling of ease…”are just some of the words that define “comfortable.” This being the case, can […]Read more "Comfortable in the Uncomfortable"
Have you had a childhood trauma of any kind? I have and even now in my sixties I am going through the healing process. My husband and I are practitioners of metaphysics. We both do spiritual counseling, and my husband most definitely uses his expertise in inner child work when he counsels. This morning he […]Read more "A New Painting"
Last night, we experienced our first Wisdom Wednesday at our CSL Kaua`i’s Institute of Magnificence. It was amazing. If you do not know what Wisdom Wednesday is, as we experience it, it is an evening to embrace a concept of the Science of Mind and Spirit in lively conversation and application to our lives. The […]Read more "Wisdom Wednesday Every Day"
No one can live our lives for us. We must come to our own truth. We say there is only one Truth. How can we say that when everyone is entitled to their own truth? We can say this because Truth is individual to each person in that they experience it through their own consciousness. […]Read more "I Am Free to Love Myself"
There is an old song called “Turn Around” It is about a parent singing of his/her little girl growing up. The song summarizes that life is moving forward constantly. We cannot hold onto the past. There is a turning around and around in life. The little girl becomes a woman and then a mother and […]Read more "Where Have You Gone, My Little One?"
I am facilitating an improv class that I call “The Undiscovered Genius.” I’m thinking about one of the fundamentals behind improvisation – cooperation and collaboration. If you do not know what improv is, it is ” a form of theatre in which the actors perform spontaneously, without a script.” My class is not for people pursuing an […]Read more "Collaboration or Competition?"
One of the definitions of the word “passion” is: “intense, driving, or overmastering feeling or conviction.” I can get into this definition and have had this sensation many times in my life. I have, in the past, had passionate feelings about issues in the world, about my own life, about other people, etc. I can […]Read more "Passion Only?"
When I first learned about this Philosophy called “The Science of Mind,” there was a lot going on in my life. I was going through a divorce. I was experiencing the heavy burden of debt. I also had some health issues. My creativity felt like it was blocked. I couldn’t get ahead. If someone had […]Read more "My Life is Unfolding Perfectly…Further Understanding"